Cheekbone and Cheek Area Augmentation with the Briseida Technique: Analysis of 1,000 Cases and 8 Years of Experience
Journal of Surgery
Volume 3, Issue 1-1, February 2015, Pages: 8-10
Received: Nov. 26, 2014; Accepted: Dec. 1, 2014; Published: Dec. 31, 2014
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Natalia Ribé, Instut Dra. Natalia Ribé, Barcelona, Spain
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Abstract
Background. Non-surgical implant procedures have been used in facial rejuvenation, whether to improve the physical appearance or to correct asymmetries in the face. These procedures have quite a few advantages over surgical procedures, including an immediate cosmetic result and a short recovery period. Methods: The Briseida technique involves infiltrating a filler (Hyaluronic Acid) in a linear, retrograde and fan-shaped fashion at supraperiosteal or subcutaneous level. 1,000 patients between 25 and 75 years of age, treated during the past 10 years for cheekbone and/or cheek area augmentation with the Briseida technique, have been included in this revision. Results: shorter down-time, less product required, no serious adverse effects, longlasting results. Conclusions: The technique allows the oval of the face to be re-modelled. It is minimally invasive, quickly performed, and produces natural results with few and mild side effects.
Keywords
Hyaluronic Acid, Filler, Cheekbone, Cheek, NASHA
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Natalia Ribé, Cheekbone and Cheek Area Augmentation with the Briseida Technique: Analysis of 1,000 Cases and 8 Years of Experience, Journal of Surgery. Special Issue: Breakthroughs in Aesthetic Medicine. Vol. 3, No. 1-1, 2015, pp. 8-10. doi: 10.11648/j.js.s.2015030101.13
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